The Palace-on-Wheels has been rated as one of the ten best luxurious train journeys in the world. Rediscover the age of decadence and romance. Step inside the Palace on Wheels and discover the elegance and pomp of a bygone era. This moving palace crisscrosses through the land of Maharajas Rajasthan and you travel in utmost luxury and pampering and no less than a maharaja for the royal treatment is the byword of this luxury train journey. Discover the vibrant color of Rajasthan in a journey like no other as you travel on board the Palace on Wheels.
Our 07 Nights/08Days tour package is a perfect combination of heritage, rejuvenation and pilgrimage destinations that will offer you a unique holiday experience.
Guests arrive in Delhi and can undertake a short tour on their own before reporting at the Safdarjung railway station at 4 PM for check in formalities. The train sedately chugs out at 6.30 PM for Jaipur. Sumptuous dinner is served on board in the royal dining cars at 7.30 PM.
As the team rolls into Jaipur guests enjoy a delectable breakfast on board, ready to tour the royal city of Jaipur. Guests get into air conditioned cars that take them to Amber Fort to explore its palaces and museums. Lunch is served at 1.30 PM followed by some more sightseeing within the Fort and then on to the local markets at 4.30 PM. At 6 PM guests get on board the train for light snacks and tea and then leave at 7 PM for some sightseeing followed by dinner at the Jai Mahal Palace at 8 PM. At 10 PM the train leaves for Sawai Madhopur.
Breakfast on board the train and then disembark for a safari in the Ranthambore National Park where you can get to see tigers and the Fort in the heart of the forest. Leave for Chittorgarh at 10.30 AM and enjoy lunch at 1.00 PM. Relax, have a drink in the bar or converse with fellow passengers in the Lounge. On arrival you set out to explore the Fort and castles. At 8 PM guests dine at Hotel Panna and at 10 PM the train for the onward travel to Udaipur.
Disembark at 8 AM and enjoy a sumptuous breakfast in a top class hotel followed by an excursion to the city’s palaces and forts. Lunch at 1.30 PM and then take a boat ride on Lake Pichola. Tea is on board the train at 3.30 PM and then the train sets out on a cross-Rajas than journey to its North-West part to the city of Jaisalmer.
Breakfast on the train and disembark at 7.15 AM for a sightseeing tour including the Fort, the Palace and the innumerable havelis. Lunch at 1.30 PM at Moomal hotel and then walk around. By 3.30 it is time for tea and then a camel ride on the sand dunes outside Jaisalmer. A dinner and cultural programme follow at 7.30PM and then at 11 PM the train glides out of Jaisalmer for Jodhpur.
Arrive in the Blue City and after breakfast you set out to explore the vast and imposing Mehrangarh Fort and its palaces. Lunch is followed by rest in the train and then the train sets off for Bharatpur.
Arrive before break of dawn and set out at 6 AM for the Keoladeo Ghana National Park for birding and photography. Breakfast in the forest lodge and return to the train for the onward journey to Agra. The train arrives at 10.10 AM and guests explore the city followed by lunch at a deluxe hotel. At 3 PM guests view the famed Taj Mahal followed by a walk around the local markets. Dinner is served on board the train at 8 PM and then train returns to Delhi .
» 20% of ticket value at the time of confirming the booking.
» 20% balance of advance of the ticket value 95 days prior to the departure date.
» Remaining 60% of ticket value 45 days prior to departure date.
» 10% of ticket value 90 days or more prior to departure date.
» 20% of ticket value between 89 to 30 days prior to departure date.
» 100% of ticket value 29 days prior to departure date.
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» No Show – In case of No Show / Non-arrival of the guest, no refund or adjustment in future travel will be possible. The whole amount shall be treated as forfeited.
» En route termination of tour – In case of termination of tour by the guest, for any reasons, no refund or adjustment for future travel will be possible. The amount for unused portion of the tour shall be treated as forfeited.
» Amendment – Is only possible under the circumstances like Natural Disaster / Natural Calamity or Serious Health Problem’s (this needs to be supported by doctor’s certificate) and is subject to availability. No refunds are possible and every case will be decided on merits on a case to case basis. No amendment will be permissible in case of booking of groups or complete train.
# Goods and Service Tax will be charged extra as applicable
# 10% extra surcharge during Christmas and New Year departures.
# 50% of the prevailing tariff will be charged for the children between 05-12 years of age
# 10% of the prevailing tariff will be charged for the children below 05 years.
# The tariff is inclusive of cost of travel, accommodation, all meals, sightseeing tours, entrance fee
(excluding video camera fee) for monuments & palaces and entertainment.
# Tariff does not include liquor, laundry and other items of personal nature.
If you are more people travelling together please contact us for special cost.